Speaker: Pastor Cheryl

Pastor Cheryl Arnold of Christ United Methodist Church in Marietta, Ohio

Pastor Cheryl Arnold

Listen below to Good News from Christ podcasts featuring Pastor Cheryl. To follow along with the readings and prayers, click on the podcast title.

Pastor Cheryl’s Bio


Claimed by God’s Love

March 1, 2020
Call to Worship L: In the presence of God, we gather; P: People burdened and needing sustenance. L: Like little children, we surround God, P: Longing to be embraced in…

Blessed to Be a Blessing

February 2, 2020
Call to Worship (based on Psalm 15) L: O Lord, who may abide in your tent? P: Those who live free of blame and do what is right. L: O…

Come and See

January 19, 2020
Opening Prayer O Lord, you have given us the gift of faith. Your mercies toward us are more than we could ever hope to deserve. We stand in awe before…

God’s Dream

December 29, 2019
Opening Prayer (United Methodist Hymnal #231) Eternal God, by the birth of Jesus Christ you gave yourself to the world. Grant that, being born in our hearts, he may save…

Hope: It Doesn’t Have to Be That Way

December 8, 2019
Opening Prayer Merciful God, you sent your messengers the prophets to preach repentance and prepare the way for our salvation. Give us grace to heed their warnings and forsake our…

Act with Acceptance

October 6, 2019
Opening Prayer O God, on this World Communion Sunday, we thank you for including all of us at your table. Give us eyes to recognize your reflection in the eyes…

Kindness at God’s Table

September 8, 2019
Opening Prayer Through the ages, O God, you have called to us to follow. You led us to freedom, to hope, and to peace. Enter our hearts again today and…

Called by God

August 25, 2019
Opening Prayer O Lord, open my eyes and ears that I may see the needs of others and hear their cries. Let me not be afraid to defend the weak…